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Aine Minogue

As traditional Irish music and dance continue to enjoy phenomenal success both here and in Ireland, Áine Minogue is an artist who has long explored its themes and who captures its very essence.

Her voice reflects the lyricism and richness to be found in Irish music, mythology and poetry with a voice undeniably her own and a diverse group of instruments that add to the traditional flavor of her work. minogue.com

Tickets: $22, members $20

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/20/2012 - 19:30

We're About 9

We’re About 9 brings complex vocal harmonies and a poignant, outside-the-box songwriting approach to an upbeat, fun show. You may have seen them on the main stage of a folk festival (Falcon Ridge, Kerrville, Clearwater), played the 60-second movie synopsis game, stayed awake on a plane, made it to Albany, sang all of the body parts you could spell with three letters, or concatenated with We’re About 9.
wereabout9.com

Tickets: $18, members $16

Event Date: 
Wed, 12/19/2012 - 20:00

Jennifer Kimball's Harmonic Celebration of Wintery Songs

"Jennifer Kimball strikes her own singular balance of hooky melodies and pop orchestration with eccentric rhythms, delicious dissonances, and off-the-chart chord moves. Her singing is gorgeous throughout, her lyrics are literate and true and her playing on acoustic guitar, baritone ukulele, and strumstick is full of surprises and amazingly sophisticated..." - Acoustic Guitar reviews Veering from the Wave, March '99 jenniferkimball.com

Tickets: $20, members $18

Event Date: 
Tue, 12/18/2012 - 20:00

Session Americana Year In Review

Tickets: $22, members $20

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/15/2012 - 19:00
Sat, 12/15/2012 - 22:00

Passim presents Winterbloom at OBERON

Passim presents Winterbloom for two shows at OBERON, 2 Arrow Street, Cambridge, MA

Winter is a time for gathering, and It is in this spirit that a tradition has emerged- a tradition of friendship and music. Antje Duvekot, Anne Heaton, Meg Hutchinson and Natalia Zukerman have been touring together as Winterbloom since 2008. For a month or so each winter, the group of separate singer/songwriters bring their diverse reflections and experiences to the stage for a special Holiday-themed show.

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/14/2012 - 19:00
Fri, 12/14/2012 - 22:00

Adam Ezra Group CD Release

The Adam Ezra Group (AEG) is not just a band; they are a force to be reckoned with musically, personally and socially. Selling records and tickets is important to AEG, but they are committed to changing the world with their songs and their actions along the way. Ezra and his band are activists and community leaders as much as they are musicians and songwriters. Ezra has spent time living out of a van, farming in Canada, volunteering for the relief effort in Kosovo, and practicing environmental geography in South Africa.

Event Date: 
Wed, 12/12/2012 - 19:00
Thu, 12/13/2012 - 19:00
Fri, 12/14/2012 - 19:00

Sweetback Sisters Country Christmas Sing-Along

Sweetback Sisters Emily Miller and Zara Bode may not be blood relations, but their precise, family-style harmonies recall the best of country music from the Everlys to The Judds, as well as the spirited rockabilly energy of Wanda Jackson, one of the band’s role models.

Like the artists they admire, the Sweetbacks are concerned with the traditional subjects of heartbreak, revenge, remorse and staying strong in the face of relationships gone wrong, albeit with a contemporary sensibility. thesweetbacksisters.com

Event Date: 
Tue, 12/11/2012 - 20:00

Ari Hest CD Release, Nathan Reich opens

“An urbane folk-rocker with a sonorous baritone, Ari Hest sounds like a man out of time”- The Washington Post.

Hest doesn't so much play music as it...flows through him. He explains, "no matter what I'm doing, aside from sleeping, there's a soundtrack to it. It's a blessing and a curse, as it drives some people in my life nuts occasionally, but it's how I've been and always will be."

Event Date: 
Sun, 12/09/2012 - 20:00

Shirim - Klezmer Nutcracker

A little bit Polish, a little Russian and a little Near Eastern, Klezmer is the music of the Eastern European Jews. It shimmers with all of the chutzpah, glorious joy and soulful crying of the itinerant Yiddish troubadours who performed throughout Europe for 400 years.

Event Date: 
Sun, 12/09/2012 - 16:30

Tracy Grammer, Heather Maloney opens

Tracy Grammer rose to acclaim as half of the "postmodern, mythic acoustic" duo, Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer. The pair released three internationally celebrated albums featuring Carter's award-winning Americana songcraft, and toured with Joan Baez, both as featured artists and band members. Sadly, Carter died of a heart attack in 2002 while touring with Grammer, aged 49.

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/08/2012 - 20:00

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